Liberal Democrat Baroness Hamwee warned in the Lords that there was “mistrust” of the Prevent strategy.

Lady Hamwee said that keeping it under review internally was not enough and added: “We need to know what is working and what isn’t working.”

Her demand in committee stage debate on the Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill was backed by Green peer Baroness Jones of Moulsecoomb who said there was “mistrust and distrust of Prevent in many places”.

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